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He said there is tremendous improvement in his health and that he wishes to return home.

The visit came on the heels of the protest by the OurMumuDonDo movement asking the President to return home or resign, which rocked Abuja, the federal capital, for most of last week.

He said the president spoke when he received the presidential media team led by Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture, accompanied by Mr Femi Adesina, Special Adviser on Media and Publicity and Malam Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity.

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The dollar notched a two-month trough on the safe-haven Japanese yen and was last down 0.3 percent at 109.99. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks picked up 1.69 points, or 0.1 percent, to 1,374.23.

Meanwhile Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has said he feels ready to return home from medical leave in Britain, and is awaiting his doctor's permission, a presidency statement said on Saturday.

"Here, the doctor is absolutely in charge", he told his media team that visited him on Saturday in London.

"It (calls for president's resignation) is an act which is maliciously and mischievously being promoted by some unpatriotic and unguided people who do not even appreciate the collective responsibility of preserving the integrity of the Nigerian state as a project and are sadly patronized by the Nigerian media", he said. "I've now learnt to obey orders, rather than being obeyed", lightening up the mood at the meeting. "May God reward them".

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Photos released by the presidency show Buhari standing outdoors, grinning and wearing sunglasses while holding a large "Get well soon" card, with a handful of officials around him in a leafy, residential area.

The Conference of Patriotic Nigerians, a coalition of true democrats, will tomorrow hold a solidarity walk in support of the Buhari/Osinbajo led government at the Unity Fountain, Abuja.

"The event is expected to be attended by over one hundred thousand Nigerians from across the states of the federation and Abuja".

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The groups said members would walk to the Presidential Villa to present a position paper to Acting President Yemi Osinbanjo.

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